Senior Risk Manager Financial Markets

  • De Volksbank
  • Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Jul 17, 2017
Full time Finance Risk

Job Description

The function
of this senior role you will be responsible for the planning department and the operational management of your two colleagues. In addition, you risk from VFM sparring partner for various stakeholders. Here you bring in liaisons with each other. You play adequately to changing environment in terms of regulations from Basel and our regulators. 

Your business are as follows:

  • You are the expert and source of information in the field of market risk and counterparty risk for both the front office, finance, and the (senior) management
  • You are responsible for the development of new models or changes to existing methodologies
  • You set policy frameworks and limits and ensure that the business operates in here
  • You make internal and external reports on market risk and counterparty risk
  • You show guts and courage to take responsibility and make decisions 'ad-hoc' question

You have

  • Academic education preferably quantitative, (business) economic or business background
  • Minimum 5 years experience in financial risk management in a bank or consultant in this field
  • Experience in performing analyzes on products traded on the money and capital markets
  • Knowledge of the entire process chain within the financial markets environment
  • Good oral and written communication skills in Dutch and English

You have excellent analytical skills and conceptual skills. As a specialist you can move well in the customer. You are proactive, have empathy and have a good dose of organizational sensitivity. You also have excellent communication skills and knows how to convince others you.

What you get from us? 
Volksbank is different from others. We are an informal organization. We choose a good balance between work and leisure (such as The New Work). Personal responsibility is our top priority. Of course you get an attractive benefits package: a good salary, 13th month and plenty of space for training and development. 

The Department of
the People's Bank Financial Markets (VFM) is responsible for the treasury function of the Volksbank. We provide funding to the mortgage company and execute its strategic interest and risk policies of the People's Bank. The entire VFM team consists of about 50 people, divided into four sections, along short lines together structured. This relatively small size of individual employees have a good understanding of all tasks of VFM. The Risk VFM team consists of three people. 

The Volksbank goes with brands SNS, ASN Bank, Regions Bank and BLG Wonen the challenge to bring the human dimension in banking. Together we want to redesign the current banking landscape in the Netherlands and sincerely put the best interests of our customers to make responsible choices in our business. With some 3,000 colleagues we are full of confidence and optimism to achieve this ambition. Do you have the guts to contribute to a change in the banking industry? Come help build our new bank and make a difference for our customers.